Event Coordinator (Gold Coast) - Volunteer

ID: 117464
  • Animal Welfare
  • Regular - more than 6 months
  • Gold Coast Mc QLD

About this opportunity

Leverage your event and/or fundraising experience to assist us in achieving fundraising targets. Together, you will leverage networks, build relationships with key stakeholders and raise awareness of our brand and mission in the community through events and other initiatives.

This role requires an average contribution of 5-10 hours per week and attending a minimum 50% of our events in South East QLD is a requirement. Coordinating all the events online in our networked FB groups and Google shared drive is part of the role.

This role would suit candidates who have worked in the event/tourism industry (or currently working part-time in the industry), those with qualifications in event management, retirees, stay at home parents and more.

Good for

  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers

Additional requirements

  • Driver's Licence (C)

Requirement description:

  • Resident of Gold Coast
  • Minimum 2 years event and/or fundraising experience
  • Completed a course in event management (preferred but not essential)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to build rapport
  • Own transport

Volunteer characteristics:

  • Proactive and positive attitude
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and in a team
  • Ability to attend set weekly skype meetings
  • Dedicated to responsible pet ownership

What’s in it for you?

  • Gain invaluable knowledge of the animal welfare sector
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Virtual /home based position (you will need to attend some events)
  • Fun and supportive team
Time required

Ongoing, minimum 6-month commitment. Approximately 5-10 hours per week.

Interested in
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Marketing, Media & Communications
  • Tour Guides, Information & Heritage